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Legs

Once upon a Summer past, I worked at a hospital in rural Tennessee. The majority of my time was spent with mentally unstable patients. ‘Suicide Watch’ is a term that doesn’t even draw a reaction from me now, it was a common occurrence there. 274 more words

Short Stories

Methamphetamine addiction

What is the concept of Addiction?

Addiction: Depending on National Institute on Drug of Abuse (NIDA) addiction is a compulsive drug use despite harmful consequences, characterized by an inability to stop using a drug; failure to meet work, social, or family obligations; and, sometimes (depending on the drug), tolerance and withdrawal(reflect physical dependence).According to American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Addiction is a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and related circuitry, in which dysfunction in these circuits leads to characteristic biological, psychological, social and spiritual manifestations. 1,920 more words

Addiction

Holding on, in Sobriety.

What’s up everyone, hope all is “keeping it sober” this week!!

One of the many tools I learned in early recovery was the ability to, “hold on” and “do nothing.” If your like me, then you love to react to every thing that life throws your way, no matter how major or minor the situation can be. 384 more words

Recovery

Please PRAY!

You can probably tell from my postings, I’m a little down today. And even though I have begged God to take care of my son, and Yeshuah has His greatest Archangel Michael protecting his life… 193 more words

God

Drape Him in Angels

the love of a child is the greatest love of all

second only to the love I feel for The Lord

it has the ability to break my aching heart… 146 more words

Poetry

35 Questions I Need Answered Before Moving From A Small Midwest Town To Los Angeles

I’m moving 1,600+ miles away from my family. I’m leaving behind the famous cashew chicken and the infamous meth usage my hometown is know for and going to a place where I probably can’t afford either of those things anyway (nor do I want the latter, anyway). 441 more words